Archive for August, 2014

Councillor’s 10 Renewal Lessons

Here’s a unique audio recording that features veteran Toronto City Councillor Joe Mihevc – Ward 21 St. Paul’s West – sharing lessons learned from the front lines of two fierce renewal battles: The St. Clair Avenue street car right of way project and the... More

Bruce Wood HES Podcast

Here’s a brief audio recording captured at the 2014 Hamilton Economic Summit that features Hamilton Port Authority CEO Bruce Wood speaking on the future of the port employment lands in the context of jobs and prosperity. He encourages us to be open to new... More

Urban Design Studies Go To Council

Detailed written reports that emerged from three major urban design studies head to Hamilton City Council this fall for discussion, and ideally, quick adoption and early implementation. These reports mark a key milestone in the regeneration of downtown Hamilton as they help crystallize the... More

Connolly Concept Drawing Released

The local architectural firm McCallum Sather was in the spotlight yesterday at an open house to reveal conceptual drawings for a proposed 30-storey condo property on the site of the former James Street Baptist Church at the corner of Jackson and James Street South... More